Ann Arbor Observer, October 2012

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
October
Year: 
2012

The following articles appeared in the October 2012 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Highway Robbery? [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Parking
    • Parking Structures
    • Ann Arbor Transportation Authority (AATA)
    • AirRide
    • Michigan Flyer
    • Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW)
    • Republic Parking

    People:

    • Al Thomas


  • Witness to the Computer Revolution [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Computers - Applications & Software
    • Libraries
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Awards Honors Prizes
    • Information Technology
    • Conferences & Meetings

    People:

    • Dan Atkins

    Places:

    • Michigan Theater


  • The Martian's Daughter [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • General Motors Corp.
    • Workplace Discrimination
    • Discrimination
    • Authors
    • Books & Reading

    People:

    • Bob Whitman
    • Marina von Neumann Whitman
    • Johnny von Neumann
    • Malcolm von Neumann
    • Laura von Neumann
    • Leonard Downie, Jr.


  • Smart Money [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Scholarships
    • University of Michigan - Financial Aid
    • Margaret Waterman Alumnae Group
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Fundraisers
    • Town Hall Celebrity Lecture Series

    People:

    • Sally Kennedy
    • Nick Clooney
    • George Clooney

    Places:

    • Michigan League


  • Defying Gravity [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Aviation
    • Classes & Instruction
    • Performance Network
    • SkyWalker Flying

    People:

    • Johanna Broughton Walker
    • Dan Walker


  • DIY Traffic Calming [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Streets & Roads
    • Traffic
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Dicken Elementary School
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Statistics

    People:

    • Marilyn Tower
    • Pat Cawley


  • Zoning Switcheroo [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11 - 12
  • Keywords:

    • Zoning
    • Zoning District Study Advisory Committee
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.
    • Ann Arbor - City Planning
    • City Place Apartments
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Zoning Board of Appeal (ZBA)
    • Parking
    • Ann Arbor Planning Commission

    People:

    • Wendy Carman
    • Tom Fitzsimmons
    • Ethel Potts


  • Courting Generation X [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12 - 14
  • Keywords:

    • Radio Programs
    • Radio Stations
    • WEMU (Eastern Michigan University)
    • Statistics
    • WUOM (Michigan Radio)
    • Demographics
    • Fundraisers

    People:

    • Molly Motherwell
    • Clark Smith
    • Linda Yohn


  • Robots Are Coming! [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Robotics
    • Engineering
    • Automotive Manufacturing
    • Transportation
    • National Center for Manufacturing Science (NCMS)
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Robotics Technology Consortium

    People:

    • Phil Callihan


  • Crime Map, page 19
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Statistics


  • Chuck Cowley: Marching Ban Fan [Ann Arborites], by Allison Sharrar, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • Human Interest
    • University of Michigan Marching Band
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • University of Michigan - Choral Union

    People:

    • Chuck Cowley
    • Shane Rodgers
    • Scott Boerma
    • Karen England
    • Clara Jones
    • Rachel Forche

    Places:

    • Elbel Field


  • A Stranger On A Bike: Thoughts on Ann Arbor [My Town], by Faith Woodside, page 23 - 24
  • Keywords:

    • Human Interest
    • Apartments
    • Ann Arbor - Rankings
    • Recreation


  • The Gravel Pit: Trespassing at Killins [My Town], by Matt Phillips, page 24 - 25
  • Keywords:

    • Human Interest
    • Humor
    • Killins Gravel
    • Krull Construction
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Recreation


  • From Church to Fraternity: SigEp's Creative Reuse of Memorial Christian Church [Then & Now], by Grace Shackman, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • Ann Arbor - History
    • Historic Buildings
    • University of Michigan - Fraternities & Sororities
    • Churches
    • Sigma Phi Epsilon
    • Hobbs and Black Architects
    • Historic Preservation
    • Christian Women's Mission Society of Michigan
    • Disciples of Christ Church
    • Malcomson and Higgenbotham Architects
    • University of Michigan - Law School
    • University of Michigan - Buildings
    • Law Quad
    • World War II
    • Vietnam War
    • Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice (ICPJ)
    • Interfaith Hospitality Network
    • Memorial Christian Church
    • Weill Hall
    • Ford School of Public Policy

    People:

    • Sarah Howley Scott
    • Russell Fuller
    • Barbara Fuller
    • Rosalie Karunas
    • Jerry Mangona
    • Steve Dykstra

    Places:

    • 730 Tappan St


  • Football, Depression, and the Brain: Local Experts Untangle a Life-and-Death Puzzle, by Jan Schlain, page 29 - 33
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Research
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Medicine
    • Mental Health
    • Sports
    • National Football League (NFL)
    • University of Michigan Depression Center
    • Detroit Lions
    • University of Michigan - Institute for Social Research
    • University of Michigan NeuroSports
    • Suicide
    • Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)
    • Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Center

    People:

    • Eric Hipple
    • Jeff Hipple
    • John Greden
    • Ray Easterling
    • Junior Seau
    • Dave Duerson
    • Jeffrey Kutcher
    • Hank Paulson
    • Tom Brady


  • Selling A Millage, by Eve Silberman, page 35
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor District Library
    • Taxation - Ann Arbor & Washtenaw County
    • Millages
    • Main Street Area Association
    • Mainstreet Ventures
    • Ann Arbor Film Festival

    People:

    • Josie Parker
    • Ed Surovell
    • Prue Rosenthal
    • Ellie Serras
    • Dennis Serras
    • Leah Gunn
    • Ingrid Sheldon
    • Donald Harrison
    • Pete Baker
    • Kathy Griswold
    • Lyn Davidge
    • Carl Luckenbach

    Places:

    • 343 S Fifth Ave


  • A Room of Own's Own: The Sanctuaries of Four Ann Arbor Authors, by Anita LeBlanc, page 36 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Authors
    • Books & Reading
    • Human Interest
    • Historic Buildings
    • Misses Clark's Seminary for Young Ladies
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    People:

    • Steve Amick
    • Sharyl Burau
    • Huck Amick
    • V.V. Sugi Ganeshananthan
    • Mary Clark
    • Chloe Clark
    • Roby Clark
    • Nicholas Delbanco
    • Andrew Delbanco
    • Francesca Delbanco
    • Elena Delbanco
    • Natalie Bakopoulos
    • Jeremy Chamberlin


  • Tom & Russ: When Tom Monaghan Was "A Sucker for Talent", by James Leonard, page 39
  • Keywords:

    • Books & Reading
    • Biography
    • Authors
    • Domino's Pizza
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Franchises

    People:

    • Tom Monaghan
    • Leroy A. Russell Hughes


  • Samosa House: African Crossroads [Restaurants], by Lee Lawrence, page 41
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Ethnic Foods

    People:

    • Amina Hassan
    • Hawa Hassan
    • Aweis Hassan
    • Majeda Hassan
    • Mohamed Hassan

    Places:

    • 1785 Washtenaw


  • Table Talk [Restaurants], by M.B. Lewis, James Leonard, page 41
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Best French Bread in Town
    • Bakeries & Confectioners
    • Business - Closings
    • Arbor Farms
    • Village Corner
    • Square
    • Twitter
    • Computers - Applications & Software
    • Lectures
    • Mark's Carts
    • Starbucks

    People:

    • Jeff Renner
    • Jack Dorsey


  • An Ambitious Combination on Main: Lena and Chef Gabriel [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Lena Restaurant
    • Habana Restaurant
    • Parthenon Restaurant
    • Mission Table Restaurant
    • Grizzly Peak Restaurant
    • Blue Tractor Restaurant
    • 2Mission

    People:

    • Gabriel Vera

    Places:

    • 226 S Main


  • Curry Up: A Partnership of Patels Creates Indian Fast Food [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 43 - 45
  • Keywords:

    • Food - Carryout & Delivery
    • Restaurants
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Ethnic Foods
    • Wine Sellar
    • Om Market

    People:

    • Swetang Patel
    • Hardik Patel
    • Rutul Patel

    Places:

    • 2711 Plymouth Rd


  • Pilar's Tamales, Pilar's Coffee House [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Taco King
    • Chela's
    • Pilar's Coffee House
    • Pilar's Tamales
    • Tienda La Libertad
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery
    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Sylvia Nolasco-Rivers
    • Adrian Iraola
    • Sihem Naghmouchi

    Places:

    • 2261 W Liberty


  • Hommus Express [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Franchises
    • Restaurants
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery

    People:

    • Said Namari
    • Kasey Chammout

    Places:

    • 529 E Liberty


  • Maple [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail

    People:

    • Brad Friedman
    • Brandon Schram

    Places:

    • 406 E Liberty


  • Kim's Martial Arts Supply [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Martial Arts
    • Sporting Goods - Retail

    People:

    • Chong Kim
    • Orande Burrell


  • Papa John's [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Pizza
    • Franchises
    • Business - Closings

    People:

    • Don Snider


  • Phil Ogilvie's Rhythm Kings: Back One More Time [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Zal Gaz Grotto
    • P.O.R.K.

    People:

    • Phil Olgilvie
    • James Dapogny
    • Chris Smith
    • Rod McDonald
    • Van Hunsberger

    Places:

    • 2070 West Stadium Blvd


  • African Time: A Different Lens [Galleries], by Frances Kai-Hwa Wang, page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Art - Reviews
    • Art Galleries
    • Art & Artists
    • University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)


  • Basiani: Surprisingly Modern [Black Sea Choirs], by Stephen Eddins, page 59
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Republic of Georgia
    • University Musical Society
    • St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church

    Places:

    • 2250 E Stadium Blvd


  • Bich Minh Nguyen: Standing on Her Tiptoes [Immigrant Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 65
  • Keywords:

    • Books & Reading
    • Authors
    • Conferences & Meetings
    • Lectures
    • State of the Book
    • University of Michigan - Academic Programs

    People:

    • Bich Minh Nguyen


  • The Myth of the American Sleepover: Suburban Ennui [Films], by Michael Betzold, page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Films
    • Movies

    People:

    • David Robert Mitchell
    • Claire Sloma

    Places:

    • Michigan Theater


  • Nneka: Politcal Sounds From Nigeria, Via Hamburg [Afro-Soul], by James M. Manheim, page 81
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews

    People:

    • Nneka Egbuna

    Places:

    • The Ark


  • Pianist Fred van Hove: A Long-Awaited Debut [Improv Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 87
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Edgefest
    • Fairs & Festivals

    People:

    • Fred van Hove

    Places:

    • Kerrytown Concert House


  • August 2012 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 92
  • Keywords:

    • House - Cost of
    • Real Estate
    • Statistics


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 95
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - History
    • Local History
    • Historic Buildings
    • Contests
    • Common Grill Restaurant
    • Art & Artists
    • University of Michigan - Campus
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Awards Honors Prizes

    People:

    • Mark Kennedy
    • Jens Zorn
    • Jim Pluta
    • Herbert Winful
    • Vivian Loh
    • Kathy Hillig
    • Marjie Rich
    • Arthur Rich
    • Louisa Griffes